Basic Piping Skills



Learn Basic Piping To Create Works of Art!

Class time: 9:30am – 1:30pm

Skill Level: If you are a beginner it’s OK

Prerequisite: None

What to bring:*Indoor shoes*

All tools, supplies, and materials will be provided.

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Discover the Elegance of Buttercream Piping: A Basic Piping Class

Step into the world of cake decorating with our Basic Piping Class, designed to introduce you to the timeless art of buttercream piping using the renowned Lambeth method. This class offers a comprehensive introduction to the foundational skills needed to master intricate piped details, transforming simple cakes into works of art.

Course Overview:
Embark on a journey through the delicate and precise world of buttercream piping. Our expert instructors will guide you through the basics of preparing the perfect buttercream consistency for piping, selecting the right tools, and understanding the fundamental techniques that form the backbone of the Lambeth method. This traditional English method of cake decorating is celebrated for its intricate layers of piped details, offering a textured and elegant finish that elevates any cake design.

What You Will Learn:
• Buttercream Preparation: Achieve the ideal consistency for piping, crucial for delicate work.
• Tool Selection and Use: Familiarize yourself with piping bags, tips, and other essential tools to bring your designs to life.
• Introduction to the Lambeth Method: Dive into the history and techniques of this prestigious method, known for its over piping techniques that create depth and elegance.
• Basic Piping Techniques: Practice a variety of basic borders, scrolls, and drop flowers. Learn how to pipelines, beads, and shells that serve as the building blocks for more complex designs.
• Project Work: Apply your new skills by decorating a cake, utilizing the Lambeth method to add sophistication and flair to your creations. You will be creating a cake like in the image to take home with you.

Who Should Attend:
This class is perfect for beginners looking to start their journey in cake decorating, hobbyists seeking to refine their skills, and anyone fascinated by the art of buttercream piping. Whether you aim to impress friends and family with your creations or explore a potential career in cake decorating, this class provides the essential skills and confidence to pursue your passion.

Join Our Community of Cake Artists:
By the end of the class, not only will you have a solid foundation in buttercream piping, but you’ll also take home your beautifully decorated cake as a testament to your new skills. With small class sizes, you’ll receive personalized instruction and support, ensuring a rewarding and enjoyable learning experience. Unlock your creative potential and start your cake decorating journey with us!


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Additional information

Class Dates

Saturday May 25, 2024, Saturday September 28, 2024, Saturday November 16, 2024